Our Team

We are a team of learning scientists, computer scientists, educators, and curriculum developers centered at Northwestern University.

Michael Horn

Principal Investigator

Kemi Jona

Principal Investigator

Kai Orton

Principal Investigator

Uri Wilensky

Principal Investigator

Hillary Swanson

Postdoctoral Researcher

Kevin Hall

Curriculum Specialist

Golnaz Arastoopour Irgens

Postdoctoral Researcher

Gabby Anton

Graduate Research Assistant

Umit Aslan

Graduate Research Assistant

Connor Bain

Graduate Research Assistant

Christina Pei

Graduate Research Assistant

Sugat Dabholkar

Graduate Research Assistant

Sachin Pradhan

Software Developer

Philip Woods

Research Assistant

Aimee Moses

Research Assistant

Melissa Beemsterboer

Teacher Partner/Curriculum Developer

Nell Kemp

Teacher Partner/Curriculum Developer

Carole Namowicz

Teacher Partner/Curriculum Developer

Mark Vondracek

Lead Teacher and Professional Development Provider

Affiliated Research Groups and Organizations

Partner Schools